If taking off on an epic cross-country train journey sounds appealing right now, this new Amtrak deal will be right up your alley, especially for anyone looking for a couples getaway before the days turn cold. Amtrak is launching a flash sale that offers up to $500 off rail vacation per couple, depending on the length of your trip.
The flash sale, which was announced on October 5, allows couples to save $300 on three- to six-night vacations, $400 on seven- to nine-night vacations, and $500 on vacations 10 nights or more. Travel must be booked by October 23 and is valid for travel in 2020, 2021, or 2022.
The sale applies to any train departing from over 500 stations served by Amtrak, many of which pass through some of the country’s most beautiful destinations, including national parks.
One of Amtrak’s most popular vacation tours is the Glenwood Springs Getaway from Denver for four nights. This trip takes you from Denver to the resort town of Glenwood Springs on the Colorado River. Another of Amtrak’s most popular trips is the Grand Tetons and Yellowstone Rail Journey for seven days. The journey takes you through Salt Lake City and Jackson Hole before reaching the Grand Tetons and Yellowstone.